Entries by Jennifer Hamilton

Unidirectional Hydrant Flushing Has Begun

The rate that water flows through water mains is fairly low. Due to this factor, solids may settle on the bottom of the pipes. Over time this reduces the amount of water that can easily flow through the pipes. Furthermore, it can potentially cause color, odor or taste issues when sediment is stirred up in […]

It’s Mosquito Season – Learn How to Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus

The City of Gahanna has contracted with Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) for mosquito control. FCPH uses an Integrated Pest Management approach with a public health focus to reduce and control disease carrying mosquitoes. Various tools and techniques are utilized throughout the mosquito season to help control the mosquito population. These include: Larviciding areas of […]